Subpoena, 9 May 1843 [City of Nauvoo v. Davis for Slander of JS–C]

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STATE OF ILLINOIS,) Sct. [scilicet]
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The People of the State of , to the of said , GREETING:
WE COMMAND YOU TO SUMMON & if to be found in your , personally to be and appear before the Circuit Court of said , at the Court House, in , on the 16th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty 3 to testify, and the truth to speak, in relatiou [relation] to a certain matter in controversy, now depending in the said Court, between The City of plaintiff[blank], and defendant[blank], at the instance of the said laying aside all pretences and excuses whatsoever, under penalty of what the law directs. And make due return of this writ, and of the manner in which you execute the same.
[seal]
WITNESS, , Clerk of our said Circuit Court, at , this 9th day of May in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty three
Clerk By M Avise D C [Deputy Clerk] [p. [1]]
[blank] Day. No. 76
s SUBPOENA FOR & IN THE CASE OF City of vs CIRCUIT COURT, ILLS. To the May Term, A. D. 1843
 
I have served the within writ, by reading the same to the within named & May 13 1843
Sheriff, Ills. By J. M. Charles Deputy
 
I cannot, in my , find the within named [blank]
Sheriff, Ills.
 
’S FEES,
<​2​> Services of Subpoena, $<​50​>
<​36​> Miles Travel, <​2 25​>
Returning Subpoena,— <​22½ 25​>
$<​2 87½ $3 00​>
Sheriff, [blank] C. By J[ames] M Charles Deputy [p. [2]]

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  1. 1

    TEXT: The form included a blank space in case “plaintiff” needed to be made plural.  

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    TEXT: The form included a blank space in case “defendant” needed to be made plural.  

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    Docket printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of M. Avise.  

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    Notations printed with manuscript additions in handwriting of James M. Charles.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of M. Avise.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of M. Avise.  

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    TEXT: Possibly “[illegible]”.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of M. Avise.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of M. Avise.